Mission and action

Mission
 

  • Developing laboratory medicine by supporting projects dedicated to biomarker research mainly in the cardiovascular, neurological, digestive, immunological and infectious fields

     
  • Encouraging translational research for personalized and precision medicine

     
  • Supporting researchers to help them to develop and pursue their projects in Switzerland 



R
esearch projects involving genetic tests will not be supported by the foundation.


Action
 

  • Providing scholarships to biomedical staff ( doctors, biochemists, pharmacists, biologists ... ) involved in any innovative project with a strong clinical orientation and on the discovery and validation of biomarkers 
     
  • Giving the priority to hospital translational projects combining clinical and in vitro studies, as well as projects focusing on the diseases for which there is no effective biomarkers
     

From a social perspective, the foundation only supports the salaries of researchers. It does not cover hardware or reagent costs.

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